inma

ceremonies

inma
type of ceremony

id:9648 order:91

Watingku tjitji tjuṯa inma pakantjaku nintini.
A man is teaching children how to dance.
kuṯaṟi
men’s ceremonial headdress

id:9649 order:92

Watingku kuṯaṟi tjunkula ngaṟanyi inmaku pakantjikitjangku.
The man, having put on his ceremonial headdress, is standing ready to dance.
walka
women’s ceremony and ceremonial designs

id:9650 order:93

Minymangku tjitji kuḻunypa walkatjunanyi inmaku nyaṉpinytjaku.
A women is painting up a girl so she can dance.
puṯuru
iḻkanytji
women’s ceremonial headband

id:9651 order:94

Minymangku puṯuru munu nyaḻpi katangka kanyini inmaku nyaṉpinytjikitjangku.
The woman has a headband and feathers on her head to do a dance.
tjapurpunganyi
beat rhythm on lap with hands

id:9652 order:96

Minymangku nyinara maṟangku tjapurpunganyi.
Women are beating the dance rhythm with their hands on their thighs.
nyaṉpinyi
dancing

id:9653 order:97

Minyma kutjara inmaku nyaṉpinyi.
Two women are dancing.